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Skills USA Regional Competition 2014-15 GroupSkills/USA Automotive Technology 2014-15 Regional Competition

On Friday February 6th nine Career and Technical Education students from the South and West Washtenaw Consortium competed in the Skills USA regional Automotive Technology competition.   The South and West Washtenaw Consortium was one of twelve schools in attendance. The competition was held at Washtenaw Community College and is designed to create real life diagnostic and repair situations. The SWWC Automotive Technology program dominated the overall Master Technician competition with Milan H.S. junior Christian Libby placed second, Saline H.S. senior Kyle Jennings placed third and Manchester H.S. senior Evan Molotky placing fourth.  SWWC students Austin Stark senior from Lincoln H.S. and Saline Senior, Angelos Bairactaris placed second and third respectfully in the Automotive Brakes competition.  Saline junior, Dane Hoffman placed fourth in the Automotive Electrical competition and Saline senior Alex Labovich placed fourth in the New Car Prep competition. All four of the competitions reflect the requirements of the ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) technician certification tasks and exams. All the above mentioned students earned industrial prizes from Snap-On tools and Car Quest Auto Parts.  


SHS Drama Club presents.... Grease

This popular tale of 1950’s teen rebellion at the fictional Rydell High is a celebration of friendship, young love, and rock and roll. Performances are Friday, February 20th and Saturday, February 21st at 7:30 PM and Sunday, February 22nd at 2:00 PM at Saline High School's Ellen A. Ewing Performing Arts Center.  Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and over 60+ and are general admission.  They can be bought online at through PaySchools or at or at the door.  Saturday night's performance continues the Drama Club's annual tradition of teaming up with the SWWC Culinary Arts program for a pre-show dinner.  Seating for the dinner begins at 6:00 pm.  Tickets for the Dinner Theater Package are a new lower price this year at $19 for adults and $16 for children 12 and under, and include a “1950’s diner style” dinner and reserved seating for the show.  Click here to view the full menu. Tickets for the dinner must be purchased by February 19th.  The cast includes: Ellen Adle, Jeff Blair, Eric Blovits, Connor Carlson, Kaili Dence, Andrea Doa, Dominic Dorset, Sarah Finkiewicz, Jon Firehammer, Harmony Ford, Hallie Fox, Annie Fuelle, Andrew Godell, Stefania Gonzalez, Ethan Hanks, Cora Hassberger, Brittany Huff, Jenna Jansa, Sophie Kolasinski, Jimmy Lancaster, Ariana Lapine, Adriana Laura, Tori Leon, Emily Manuell, Sarah Massey, Melinda McCabe, Mary McCall, Natalie McQuade, Steven Moore, Lexi Morris, Audrey Neet, Addie Nelson, Doreen Pang, Carmen Parkinson, Allie Pataro, Brian Peterson, Joseph Pryor, Rinn Ramcke, Sam Rentschler, Natalie Richter, Kayla Sellers, Garrik Slawski, Caitlin Sundquist, Shane Trainor, Aliza Treber, Hannah Treber, Holly Treber, Madeline Treber, Elaina Veasey, Amanda Walker , Kaitlin Walper, Nathan Weeden, Jake White, Collin Williams, and Merredith Zehnder.  Student directors are Hannah Burke, Alyssa Dawson, Katherine Hines.  Artistic staff includes: artistic director Rebecca Groeb-Driskill, vocal director Sarah Price, and musical director Jane Panikkar, with drama club advisor Kristen Glatz serving as Producer.  For more information go to or call 429-8000 ext. 4663.  Special Note: This is the School Version of Grease and is appropriate for all audiences.  GREASE by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey.  

Strategic Goals

Board Meeting 8/12/14

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compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI

Any person having inquiries concerning the Saline Area Schools' compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI, Title IS, the ADA, or Section 504 is directed to contact: Saline Area Schools, Director of Human Resources, 7265 Saline Ann Arbor Road, Saline, MI 48176-1168

Equal Opportunity Info

Applicants for admission and employment, students, parents, employees, sources of referral of applicant and admission and employment, and all unions or professional organizations holding collective bargaining or professional agreements with the Saline Area Schools are notified that the Saline Area Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in any of its programs, activities, or policies.


We, the Saline Area Schools, will equip all students with the knowledge, technological proficiency, and personal skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly complex society. We expect that our students, staff, and the Saline community will share in these responsibilities. Our ultimate goal is to instill in our students a desire for lifelong learning.

School of Choice 2014/15

Please be aware that it is likely that the Saline Area Schools will be taking a very limited number of School of Choice students for the 2014/15 school year. Please see SAS Board Policy 8040 below: More...




The District will not discriminate against any person based on sex, race, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, handicap, age or disability. The Board reaffirms its long-standing policy of compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination including, but not limited to, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d. et.seq.; and 42 U.S.C §§ 2000e, et seq.; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681, et seq.; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C § 794; The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, 42 U.S.C. §§ 1210, et seq.; the Persons with Disabilities Civil Rights Act, MCL §§37.1101, et seq.; and the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act, MCL §§ 37.12101, et seq.

Inquiries or complaints by students and/or their parent(s)/guardian(s) related to discrimination based on disability/handicap should be directed to:

The Administrator in Charge of Instructional Services
Saline Area Schools
7265 Saline-Ann Arbor Road
Saline, MI  48176
Phone:  (734) 429-8002